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City of Durango 2017 Proposed Budget
Click here to view the 2017 Proposed Budget.  Please note the document is large and may take a few minutes to download.

Animas River Water Quality

Mountain Studies Institute (MSI) has been monitoring the water quality of the Animas River since before, during, and after the Gold King Mine release. Under a partnership between MSI and the City of Durango, MSI will continue the monitoring program in 2016 in order to understand changes in water quality during storm events and spring runoff. Water Quality information for the Animas River is available by visiting the Mountain Studies Institute website.   

City of Durango Comprehensive Plan Update
The 2007 Comprehensive Plan is being updated to reflect new growth projections and challenges. In addition to the standard land use and infrastructure elements of a Comprehensive Plan, the City, with funding support from the State of Colorado Department of Local Affairs (DOLA) is including a cultural element to explore how to better support and incorporate arts and culture into the future of the community. Learn more and sign up to stay informed here: http://www.durangoplanupdate.org/.

City of Durango Character Districts Initiative
Learn more about this exciting project by visiting the project website: https://districts.durangogov.org/

Lake Nighthorse Project
Lake Nighthorse was constructed by the Bureau of Reclamation as part of the Animas La Plata (ALP) Project. The lake is full and the surface area is approximately 1,500 acres at maximum elevation and the reservoir area includes a total of approximately 5,500 acres.  The reservoir site is two miles from downtown Durango and is poised to provide a significant recreational amenity to the area. For more information regarding the project please click here.

The Bureau of Reclamation has released a draft environmental assessment.   

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Have you seen Ask Durango? Use this to report things like a pothole or street light issues or even to praise a city employee.

Check out the city's new Notify Me feature that will send you emails related to topics of your choice.

Did you hear about Durango's Voice?  It's an open forum to allow you to submit ideas and engage in discussions about ways to improve our City.